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07-16-2010, 08:06 PM
"I've worked with the Human Terrain Team in RC currently, they are smart people and I like them. They don't know F-All about insurgency though, and nobody besides myself seems to think that's a problem."

by Robert C. Jones

07-16-2010, 08:36 PM
I won't go down without a fight.

Yeah, our 2LTs are so young and inexperienced, and blah, blah, blah. Show me some evidence. They're doing a damn good job from what I've seen. If you're concerned about inadequate training or education among our Officer Corps, focus your attention on the senior officers who gang raped Hogan's goat in Baghdad in 2003 or the leaders who thought it was a good idea to abandon patrol bases and stick Soldiers in FOBs in 2005.
- link (http://smallwarsjournal.com/blog/2010/07/swj-snq/#comment-10958)

07-16-2010, 09:29 PM
Bob's World:
Sorry, we'd really like to stay and help you with this mess, but the only proper way to do that is illegal, so we'll be going now...

From: U.S. troops face Afghan enemy too young to kill thread

Now, JMA, you may now proceed with your barrister and/or solicitor jokes.

From the same thread.:rolleyes:

07-17-2010, 12:13 AM
I won't go down without a fight.

I'd expect nothing less,better hurry tomorrow is Saturday!